People can often be overwhelmed with the mere concept of cosmetic oral procedures, and it is an understandable thing. Our mouths are very precious to us, and we need to trust both the dentist and the strategy of the procedure. If either one of those beliefs are shaken, it might cause anxiety. But the advancement… Read more »
Category: Restorative Dentistry
If you have cracked your tooth, or if a cavity has become so deep that it has eaten through to the interior, then you might require a root canal. And there is a lot of stigma surrounding the procedure. From movies and tv, we imagine them to be painful, excruciating experiences. And while oral surgery… Read more »
The development of porcelain veneers is one of the most amazing advancements of the last hundred years. With this technology we are able to craft entirely new smiles without affecting the biological structures beneath the gumline. Or we can repair a cracked or broken tooth with a durable and realistic prosthetic. Today, your Cerritos, CA… Read more »
Yes, when you receive greetings for a happy holiday weekend from us, your dental surgery practice, you’re going to get a mixture of well wishes and a quick note about oral health … it simply comes with the territory! Since you’ll have a bit of time for reflection over the weekend, we encourage you to… Read more »
Replacing a missing tooth is essential for your oral health. Otherwise, a number of oral health problems can develop, such as misalignment, further tooth loss, or even facial collapse. Fortunately, we can help return your smile to full function and health with dental implants. Do you have questions about dental implants?
Have you grown concerned that you have a serious tooth infection? Did you suffer a trauma to a tooth, and now it is broken? There are a number of reasons your restorative dentist might recommend a tooth extraction, though it is important to keep in mind that most dentists will suggest an extraction only if… Read more »
Losing a tooth isn’t just harmful to your appearance. Missing teeth can cause facial collapse, misalignment, and even lead to further tooth loss. Fortunately, we can discuss dental implant placement to help restore a missing tooth. How do dental implants work? Can anyone receive them?
Toothaches are not pleasant, but you might not consider yours an emergency if it isn’t severe. The truth is that an aching tooth might not pose an immediate threat to your dental health, but if not treated, it can grow worse and become a serious threat. The question remains, however, should you schedule an emergency… Read more »
Although it happens often, losing your adult teeth isn’t something that comes naturally with age. Actually, it’s something you can avoid if you protect your dental health from the most common causes of tooth loss. Even if you do lose an adult tooth, the good news is that it can be replaced, and your smile… Read more »
Extracting a tooth might not seem like the most appealing prospect. Nevertheless, given the prevalence of severe dental issues and trauma, tooth extraction remains a vital procedure for patients with one or more teeth that are beyond saving. Still, preventing the need to remove the tooth in the first place is preferable, and understanding tooth… Read more »